Movies and TV shows set in florence

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in florence ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, sexy, melancholic, stylized and semi serious films and TV shows about / with nudity (full frontal - brief), betrayal, mentor, love and romance, dialogue, catastrophe, female nudity, runaway, writers and pornography plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in Italy, USA, UK and other countries.
florence movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as florence: Medici: Masters of Florence (2016), Hannibal (2001), A Room with a View (1985), Wondrous Boccaccio (2015), Inferno (2016), Light in the Piazza (1962), Da Vinci's Demons (2013), The Graduates (1995), Up at the Villa (2000), Virgin Territory (2007).

List of movies set in florence

Medici: Masters of Florence (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy, UK, France
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The story of the Medici family of Florence, their ascent from simple merchants to power brokers sparking an economic and cultural revolution. Along the way, they also accrue a long list of powerful enemies.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, realistic, suspense, enigmatic
Plot: aristocracy, political thriller, wealth, politics, bank, banker, political unrest, ambition, secret, betrayal, rise to power, dead father ...
Time: 15th century, renaissance, 1400s
Place: florence italy, florence, venice, italy, tuscany
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Hannibal (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Italy
Duration: 131 min.
Story: After having successfully eluded the authorities for years, Hannibal peacefully lives in Italy in disguise as an art scholar. Trouble strikes again when he's discovered leaving a deserving few dead in the process. He returns to America to make ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric, bleak ...
Plot: serial killer, master criminal, psychopath, mind game, fbi, cat and mouse, crime, cannibalism, crimes, special agents, one on one, psychiatrist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florence, venice, europe, italy, washington d.c. ...
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A Room with a View (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: When Lucy Honeychurch and chaperon Charlotte Bartlett find themselves in Florence with rooms without views, fellow guests Mr Emerson and son George step in to remedy the situation. Meeting the Emersons could change Lucy's life forever but, once ...
Style: touching, captivating, realistic, scenic, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, romance, tennis, looking for love, fall in love, couples, kiss, self discovery, female protagonist, travel, novel, spinster ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 90s, 18th century, 19th century
Place: italy, england, florence, europe, london
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Wondrous Boccaccio (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: It's 1348. The plague has brutally hit Florence. A group of then young people, seven women and three men, rebel against the feeling of death that is about to swallow them. They flee the city and find refuge in an abandoned villa in the Tuscan ...
Style: sexual, rough, suspenseful, touching, bleak ...
Plot: plague, young lovers, couples, love affair, love and romance, romance, countryside, forbidden love, illness, infidelity, estate, couple relations ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: italy, europe, florence, florence italy
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Inferno (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 121 min.
Story: After waking up in a hospital with amnesia, professor Robert Langdon and a doctor must race against time to foil a deadly global plot.
Style: twists and turns, exciting, suspenseful, mind bending, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: ancient mystery, adventure, conspiracy, religions or cults, danger, memory loss, treasure hunt, riddles and clues, conspiracy theory, museum, chases and races, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: italy, europe, florence italy, florence, venice ...
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Light in the Piazza (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young American woman traveling in Italy with her mother is slender, blonde, beautiful and there is something charmingly naive about her. Fabrizio Naccarelli seems to always know where the mother and daughter will sightsee next. Signor Naccarelli ...
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, touching
Plot: disability, couple relations, human nature, parents and children, fall in love, family problems, family relations, couples, love and romance, mentally challenged, bittersweet, youth ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: italy, florence, europe, florence italy, rome italy
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Da Vinci's Demons (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Fantasy, History, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 59 min.
Story: The series follows the "untold" story of Leonardo Da Vinci: the genius during his early years in Renaissance Florence. As a 25-year old artist, inventor, swordsman, lover, dreamer and idealist, he struggles to live within the confines of ...
Style: intellectual, exciting, captivating, witty, serious ...
Plot: prodigy, inventor, adventure, leonardo da vinci, escapades, talented, a vision, historical character, magical, visionary, unconventional method, outsmarting ...
Time: 15th century, renaissance, 1400s
Place: italy, europe, florence, florence italy, istanbul turkey ...
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The Graduates (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Four thirtyish university students share the same flat in Florence. Leonardo fantasizes about Letizia, a very beautiful girl; Rocco works as a night watchman, Bruno tries to get his degree to please his father in law and Pino dreams of becoming a ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, university, family relations, couples, friends, thirtysomething life, lifestyle, dishonesty, love and romance, romance, surrogate father, group of friends ...
Place: florence, italy, europe, florence italy
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Up at the Villa (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Superficial people are revealed and drastically changed by circumstance or luck in this a tale of death, seduction, blackmail and theft among British and Americans in Florence in the turbulent days just before World War II.
Style: serious, stylized, atmospheric, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: blackmail, infidelity, widow, romance, seduction, refugee, vacation, destructive relationship, fall in love, couples, false accusation, dishonesty ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, pre world war two, year 1938 ...
Place: florence, italy, europe, london, paris france ...
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Virgin Territory (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, History, Romance
Country: Italy, UK, France, Luxembourg
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The film is set in Tuscany during the Black Death. As in the Decameron, ten young Florentines take refuge from the plague. But instead of telling stories, they have lusty adventures, bawdy exchanges, romance and swordplay. There are randy nuns, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexy, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, lifestyle, love and romance, womanizer, society, contests and competitions, couples, wooing, romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, youth, dishonesty ...
Time: 17th century, 14th century
Place: florence, europe, italy, florence italy, tuscany
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A Room with a View (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lucy Honeychurch (Elaine Cassidy, Ghost Squad) and her nervous chaperone embark on a grand tour of Italy. Alongside sweeping landscapes, Lucy encounters a suspect group of characters — socialist Mr. Emerson and his working-class son George, in ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, captivating, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: forbidden love, opposites attract, self discovery, wooing, fall in love, couple relations, love and romance, romance, lovers apart, couples, manners, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 1910s, 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: florence, europe
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Psycho Beach Party (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Spoof of 1960's Beach Party/Gidget surfing movies mixed with slasher horror films. A not-so-innocent girl in 1960's Malibu becomes the first girl surfer at Malibu Beach, only she suffers from dissociative identity disorder and occasionally ...
Style: not serious, witty, dark humor, cult film, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, surfer, parody, beach, revenge, surfing, slasher, psychopath, teenage life, youth, serial killer, friends ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: malibu california, europe, florence, italy
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Tea with Mussolini (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Italy, UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Semi-autobiographical film directed by Franco Zeffirelli, telling the story of young Italian boy Luca's upbringing by a circle of English and American women, before and during World War II.
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, semi serious, pre war ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: stepmother stepson relationship, world war two, friendship, coming of age, painting, artist, ambassador, hotel, youth, artists and showbiz, crimes, state affairs ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 30s, 20th century, 40s ...
Place: italy, florence, europe, germany, austria ...
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The Stendhal Syndrome (1996)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A young policewoman slowly goes insane while tracking down an elusive serial rapist/killer through Italy when she herself becomes a victim of the brutal man's obsession.
Style: brutal, psychological, surreal, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, art, policewoman, mental illness, rapist, obsession, vengeance, mind game, memory loss, rescue, hallucination ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: rome italy, italy, europe, florence
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The Front (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A cashier poses as a writer for blacklisted talents to submit their work through, but the injustice around him pushes him to take a stand.
Style: thought provoking, clever, humorous, suspense, biting ...
Plot: politics, friendship, communism, mccarthyism, writers, fighting the system, artists and showbiz, writer's life, society, dishonesty, actor's life, state affairs ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1953, 70s ...
Place: new york, florence, usa, europe, italy
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Everybody's Fine (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Matteo Scuro is a retired Sicilian bureaucrat, a widower with five children, all of whom live on the mainland and hold responsible jobs. He decides to surprise each with a visit and finds none as he imagined.
Style: emotional, clever, sentimental, tragicomedy, serious ...
Plot: family relations, family life, parents and children, on the road, dysfunctional family, introspection, homeless, estrangement, family problems, human nature, nudity (full frontal - brief), unfulfillment ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: italy, sicily, europe, florence, rome italy
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Love Is All There Is (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The Malacicis, a hard-working Italian family recently immigrated from Florence, open a fancy restaurant in the Bronx, N.Y., drawing the ire of another clan. Mike and Sadie Capomezzo, equally hard-working Sicilian caterers from the area, find they ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sexy, romantic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: restaurant, love, romance, wedding, unlikely couple, opposites attract, dishonesty, lifestyle, love and romance, young lovers, tragic love, love triangle ...
Time: 90s
Place: italy, usa, florence, europe, new york ...
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Something in the Air (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: During the 1970s a student named Gilles gets entangled in contemporary political turmoils although he would rather just be a creative artist. While torn between his solidarity to his friends and his personal ambitions he falls in love with Christine.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, captivating, psychological, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, anarchist, rebellion, fighting the system, self discovery, working class, counterculture, youth, society, vandalism, coming of age, rebelliousness ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1968, 1960s, 60s ...
Place: france, europe, italy, florence italy, paris france ...
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The Last Kiss (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Revolves around a young couple and their friends struggling with adulthood and issues of relationships and commitment. Based on the 2001 Italian film L'ultimo bacio, directed by Gabriele Muccino.
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, emotional, intense ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: battle of the sexes, pregnancy, casual sex, romance, wedding, infidelity, introspection, human nature, power of love, free spirited, youth, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, cape town south africa, copenhagen denmark, africa, australia ...
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Saraband (2003)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Italy, Finland, Germany, Austria
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The movie is a sequel to Bergman's Scenes from a Marriage (1973), where we revisit the characters of Johan and Marianne, then a married couple. After their divorce, Johan and Marianne haven't seen each other for 32 years. Marianne is still ...
Style: psychological, emotional, touching, sincere, meditative ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, introspection, parents and children, love and romance, golden years, crumbling marriage, couples, family problems, human nature, breakup, hopes, destiny ...
Time: contemporary
Place: munich germany, helsinki finland, florence italy, st. petersburg russia, florence ...
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The Rules of Attraction (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The incredibly spoiled and overprivileged students of Camden College are a backdrop for an unusual love triangle between a drug dealer, a virgin and a bisexual classmate.
Style: stylized, humorous, melancholic, entertaining, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, drug abuse, love triangle, virginity, rape, virgin, college life, lifestyle, romance, youth, sex, gay slur ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new hampshire, amsterdam, barcelona spain, florence italy, paris france ...
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Nothing Left to Do but Cry (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A teacher (Saverio) and a schoolkeeper (Mario) get lost in the Italian countryside. They find themselves in the late 15th century, they met Leonardo da Vinci and try to teach him how to play cards, they try to stop Columbus, they sing beatles's ...
Style: humorous, atmospheric, semi serious, buddy movie
Plot: leonardo da vinci, time travel, native americans, family relations, friends, district attorney, disorder, fish out of water, goofy hero, changing the past or future, imaginary, escapades ...
Time: 15th century, 20th century, 80s, renaissance, middle ages
Place: italy, europe, florence, florence italy
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My Friends (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Like in many other Monicelli movies, the main theme of Amici miei is friendship, seen from a rather bitter point of view. It tells the story of four middle-aged friends in Florence who organize together idle pranks (called zingarate, "gypsy ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, not serious, italian comedy
Plot: friendship, prank, joke, friends, architect, social relations, small town, small town life, buddies, screwball, disorder, friendship between men ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, florence italy, tuscany, florence
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Isadora (1968)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A biography of the dancer Isadora Duncan, the 1920s dancer who forever changed people's ideas of ballet. Her nude, semi-nude, and pro-Soviet dance projects as well as her attitudes on free love, debt, dress, and lifestyle shocked the public of ...
Style: captivating, sexy, sexual, realistic, serious
Plot: ballet, dancing, dancer, dance, performer's life, strong female presence, profanity, love affair, feminism, rebelliousness, gender, love and romance ...
Time: 1890s, 19th century, 20th century, 1920s
Place: europe, florence italy, riviera, soviet union, russia ...
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Misunderstood (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Andrew's brave front convinces his father that he is unaffected by his mother's death. Playmate and protector of his little brother Miles, he is often blamed when mischief goes wrong. Only when tragedy strikes does his father recognize ...
Plot: grief, grownups, boy, death of child, loss of wife, tape recorder, uncle, father son relationship, childhood, brother, death of title character, fireworks ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: italy, florence italy, florence
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Una vita scellerata (1990)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, France, Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The story of Benvenuto Cellinin (1500 - 1571), a soldier and one of the most important craftsmen and artists of Renaissance Italy whose life was marked by many achievements and adventures, but also crimes.
Plot: pope, cardinal the priest, artist, sculpture, italian history, judge, autobiography
Time: 16th century, renaissance, 1500s
Place: florence italy, rome italy, florence, italy
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The Magnificent Adventurer (1963)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Benvenuto Cellini knows no obstacles when it comes to creating a work of art or conquering the heart of a woman.
Plot: european history, italian history
Time: renaissance, 16th century
Place: rome italy, florence italy, florence, italy
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Stay as You Are (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A May-December romance. Roué Giulio Marengo, a Roman landscape architect unhappy in his marriage, meets Francesca, a young and beautiful Florentine, and then learns she might be his daughter. He resolves to keep his hands off but can't seem to ...
Plot: father daughter incest, older man younger woman relationship, older man younger woman sex, architect, unhappy, extramarital affair, fear, marriage, female full frontal nudity, girl in panties, sex scene, sex montage ...
Place: florence, rome italy, florence italy, italy, madrid
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Obsession (1976)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: New Orleans businessman Michael Courtland’s life is shattered when his wife and daughter are tragically killed in a botched kidnap rescue attempt. Many years later whilst visiting Italy he meets and falls in in love with Sandra Portinari, who ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, captivating, twists and turns ...
Plot: ransom, obsession, kidnapping, crimes, couple relations, dangerous attraction, mistaken identity, chase, disorder, missing person, haunted by the past, rescue ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1975, year 1959, 50s ...
Place: usa, italy, europe, los angeles, new orleans ...
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Inferno by Dante (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: "Inferno by Dante" film is the story of Dante's journey through the first part of the afterlife, Hell. The Infernal journey begins in a dark forest where Dante is threatened by three wild beasts. He's rescued by his hero Virgil ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: angel, spirituality, demon, lucifer, reenactment, demons, mythology, hell, religion, christian
Place: florence italy, florence
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